Planning a trip? We can help!
Woohoo, vacation! That's our specialty. Tell us a little about the trip you're planning so we can help you with some ideas.
Dreaming of a Vacation
I'm at the beach now!
Who's Traveling?
When are you visiting?

Muzika! The Grand Strand Music Festival Returns June 2024

  By  Ashley Daniels
Long Bay Symphony members string section

Do you hear that? It’s the sound of Muzika! The Grand Strand Music Festival returns to the beach this summer from June 14 to June 20! Nine world-class performances will take place at Grand Strand venues. Expect to be blown away by fully staged operas, musical theater and choral-orchestral productions, Broadway anthems, voice recitals, and more.

We’ve gathered the details on each of these performances in chronological order … You just need to pick the ones you plan to attend, buy tickets, and put Muzika! on your calendar!

"Messa Di Gloria" by Giacomo Puccini

June 14, 7 p.m. at St. Michael Catholic Church, Murrells Inlet

Captivating sacred music featuring two male soloists, choir, and orchestra. Engage in the musical experience of Giacomo Puccini through one of his esteemed choral works, as we mark 100 years since the composer's passing.

The Master Artists Series Chamber Music Performance

June 15, 1 p.m. at Horry County Museum, Conway

A thrilling installment in Muzika’s Master Artists Concert Series featuring instrumental chamber music.

June 16, 3:30 p.m. at Franklin G. Burroughs-Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum

Enjoy a relaxing afternoon listening to a fusion of instrumental chamber music by Varna International’s master artists, followed by a Wine and Cheese Reception (included in admission).

June 16, 7 p.m. at Winyah Auditorium, Georgetown

A seasonal experience of instrumental chamber music featuring Varna International’s own instrumental faculty of master artists!

"Some Enchanted Evening with David Crawford, Bass-Baritone, The Metropolitan Opera

June 15, 7 p.m. at Ground Zero, Myrtle Beach

An evening of Arias, songs, and more spanning from the Baroque era to today. Enjoy a recital, featuring Lynn Kompass on piano, of familiar works and perhaps find a few new favorites along the way.

The Female Voice in Word and Song "Un Voix de Femme" with Renee Tatum, Mezzo-Soprano, The Metropolitan Opera

June 17, 7 p.m. at Winyah Auditorium, Georgetown

Featuring all-female composters from opera and musical theatre. With singers from Varna International's Broadway Revue and pianist, Jamila Hla-Shwe. Enjoy popular songs from Broadway performances from Golden Age classics to musicals of today.

Serenata Italiana

June 18, 7 p.m. at Trinity Church, Myrtle Beach

Be transported and transformed with emotional intensity as Varna International's finest vocalists perform selections from Italian masters such as Verdi, Bellini, and Donizetti.

Broadway Revue

June 19, 7 p.m. at Pawleys Island Community Church, Pawleys Island
June 20, 7 p.m. at Beach Church, Myrtle Beach

An enchanted evening of popular songs from Broadway performances - from Golden Age classics to the musicals of today! Featuring Broadway pianist Alex LeFevre and vocalists from Varna International's opera productions.

Ashley Daniels

Ashley Daniels of Myrtle Beach is a full-time freelance writer, editor, wife, and mother of three sons (not necessarily in that order), and two fur babies. A native of Eastern PA, Ashley received her bachelor’s in English Writing from the University of Pittsburgh and her MA in Writing from Coastal Carolina University. Today, her folio boasts nearly 25 years of regional and nationally published printed magazine features, blogs, and web copy for a lineup of clients on the East Coast, and ADDY award-winning copywriting. For more info, visit